AVIATION SCIENCES TECHNOLOGY - PROFESSIONAL PILOT

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University Transfer Degree

The student will be provided with the ground school and flight training necessary to acquire a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Private Pilot Certificate, Instrument Rating and Commercial Certificate. The TCC Aviation Center is a FAA Part 141 approved pilot training school. Students that wish to transfer must consult with the specific college/university they plan to attend. This degree requires that a minimum of two flight labs be completed with an “A” in residence in TCC aircraft with TCC instructors.

Procedures for enrolling in Aviation Courses:
1. All prospective flight students must meet with the TCC aviation counselor at the Riverside Campus located at 801 East 91st Street.

2. Potential flight students must provide the following documents to the aviation counselor prior to enrollment:

a. Proof of U.S. citizenship in form of:

i. An original birth certificate with raised seal documenting birth in the United States or one of its territories,
ii. A valid, unexpired United States passport,
iii. An original U.S. Naturalization Certificate with raised seal, Form N-550 or Form N-570,
iv. An original certification of birth abroad, Form FS-545 or Form DS-1350, or
v. An original Certificate of U.S. Citizenship, Form N-560 or Form N-561.

b. Valid FAA Medical Certificate

c. Valid government issued photo identification

Degree Awarded: Associate in Applied Science
General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 37

Economics 3 hours
*ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics

English 6 hours
*ENGL 1113 Composition I
*ENGL 1213 Composition II

Geography 3 hours
GEOG 1043 Introduction to Cultural Geography

Humanities 3 hours
Select one course from the following:
HUMN 2113 Humanities I
HUMN 2223 Humanities II
PHIL 1113 Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 1143 Introduction to Business Ethics: Business Issues

Mathematics 6 hours
*MATH 1513 College Algebra
*MATH 1613 Plane Trigonometry

Psychology 3 hours
PSYC 1113 Introduction to Psychology

Sciences 4 hours
*PHYS 1114 General Physics I

Social Science 6 hours
POLS 1113 American Federal Government
and select one course from the following:
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492 to Civil War Era
HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War Era to Present

Speech 3 hours
SPCH 1113 Speech Communication I

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 25

Aviation Sciences Technology 25 hours
AVST 1113 Private Pilot Ground School
*AVST 1222 Private Pilot Flight Lab
*AVST 1403 Advanced Theory of Flight
AVST 2113 History of Aviation
*AVST 2132 Instrument Flight Lab
*AVST 2152 Multi-Engine Flight Lab
+*AVST 2162 Commercial Cross-Country Flight Lab or
+*AVST 2172 Commercial Multi-Engine Cross-Country Flight Lab
+*AVST 2182 Commercial Flight Lab or
+*AVST 2192 Commercial Multi-Engine Flight Lab
*AVST 2213 Instrument Pilot Ground School
*AVST 2313 Commercial Pilot Ground School

Additional Recommended Courses
(not required for degree)

**AVST 1343 Introduction to Air Traffic Control
**AVST 2253 Air Traffic Control Meteorology

Total Credit Hours: 62
*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).
+Students choosing AVST 2162 must select AVST 2182. Students choosing AVST 2172 musts elect AVST 2192.
NOTE - All students who are not U.S. Citizens must meet all Transportation Safety Administration clearance requirements before being enrolled in the aviation courses.

**May be required for an Airline Transport Pilot Certificate with Reduced Aeronautical Experience authorization. See TCC aviation counselor for more information.
 

 General education requirements can be found at: www.tulsacc.edu/gened.

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